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Assessing ELLs for Special Education: 5 Pitfalls to Avoid

  • Presenter: Assessing ELLs for Special Education: 5 Pitfalls to Avoid
  • Date: January 10, 2019 10:00 am
  • Target Region: Anywhere, Florida
  • Target Audience: Adminsitration, Special Education Staff, Teachers
  • Category: Special Education
  • Recording: http://vimeo.com/310594930

Charter Schools need to be careful about navigating the waters regarding Special Education as well as English Language Learners … but what exactly is required when those two issues overlap? When educating ELLs who seem to be struggling, how do you know when it is time to think about a special education referral? This session will identify the 5 pitfalls to avoid in creating an overrepresentation of ELLs in your school site’s special education department. The webinar will be presented by Liliana Salazar, the National Director of Special Education and Student Support for Academica.


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